Agence France-PresseFebruary 6, 2014 10:46
German luxury auto maker Daimler achieved record sales and profits in 2013, and expects to achieve "significant" growth again this year, the company said on Thursday.
"Daimler concluded the year 2013 with record levels of unit sales, revenue, EBIT and net profit," the car maker said in a statement.
"The company anticipates renewed growth in 2014," it added.
Net profit climbed by 28 percent to 8.72 billion euros ($11.8 billion) and underlying profit, as measured by earnings before interest and tax (EBIT), was up 23 percent at 10.82 billion euros.